Helen C. Hjelmeland, age 102, of Edina, passed away July 17, 2018. Preceded in death by husband, Sigvald. Survived by children, Laurene (James) Clarke and John (Lynn) Hjelmeland; grandchildren: Ted Clarke, Kirstin (Tim) Woodbury, Tim (Heidi) Clarke, Jennifer Hjelmeland, Joanna (Charles) Hartwell, Mark Hjelmeland and Laura Hjelmeland; great-grandchildren: Mikaela and Finan Woodbury, Evan Clarke, Alia and Trygg Stewart, Jack and Cecelia Hartwell and many other relatives and friends. Memorial service at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Lyngblomsten Care Center Chapel, 1415 Almond Ave. W., St. Paul. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Augsburg University or Lyngblomsten Foundation. Private interment, Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis.